Sunday 23 August 2020

Betty Compson

Born: 19 March 1897, Beaver, Utah, USA
Died: 18 April 1974, Glendale, California, USA
The Miracle Man (1919) as Rose 
Only a couple of segments of the film survive.

Elliott Dexter

Born: 21 December 1879, Galveston, Texas, USA
Died: 23 June 1941, Amityville, New York, USA

The Squaw Man (1918) as Jim Wynnegate

Tuesday 18 August 2020

Anne Cornwall

Born: 17 January 1897, Brooklyn, New York, USA
Died: 2 March 1980, Van Nuys, California, USA
College (1927) as The Girl, Mary Haynes

Love's Young Scream (1928) as The Girl

Men O' War (1929) as Brunette

Gloria Greer

Born: 7 March 1908, Muskogee, Oklahoma, USA
Died: 6 June 1931, Ashland, Oregon, USA

Gloria Greer was one of Hal Roach's Bathing Beauties. She was given a speaking role in Men O' War in 1929. Sadly she died followng childbirth from sepsis at the age of only 23.

Men O' War (1929) as Blonde (uncredited)

Moonlight and Monkey Business (1930) as Honeymooner

This film is not available and is probably lost, but may just as likely be sitting in a private collection or an archive.